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rlee8235

Las Vegas, Nevada
Diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, I blog about the invisible illness and try to find humor in everyday life. Sometimes I find it and sometimes I don't. I love talking with people who have this disease and you're more than welcome to make comments on my blog or you can email me directly at... Full Bio
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THE SUGAR DELETION EXPERIMENTATION PROJECT by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Sugar.Sweet.Addicting.Crack. I have to say that sugar is my drug of choice. I love it. I can't have too much otherwise I go into a hypoglycemic sugar ... Read on »
OK....SO WHAT DOES HELP...AND OTHER NONSENSE by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia So, if all that doesn't help...What does help? A wave of the magic wand. I went through all the things that are supposed to help but don't; so, I g ... Read on »
THE ROADKILL COMPARISON by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I don't know why.Lately, I've been tired.Roadkill tired. Fortunately, I haven't had a ton of pain to go along with the fatigue but the fatigue has been off ... Read on »
THE LIE OF THE DANCE by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Once in a while..Something happens that touches us all.Why?Because it hits a little too close to home. Hearing the news about Robin Williams death and ... Read on »
FIBROMYALGIA AND THE CIDP THEORY by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia What is CIDP?Why should we care? In 2008 there was a small study that found that there was a subset of Fibromyalgia that was found to have chronic ... Read on »
THE PHARMACISTS PARADOX by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia The more I read,the angrier I get. When did a pharmacist get the power to override or even question a doctors choice of medications?  The ones at Walgreen' ... Read on »
WORD OF THE DAY: INFOGRAPHIC....PASS IT ON by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I got an emailAsking me to share this.Wait until you see it..... CLICK HERE FOR THE SITE Source: MBA-Healthcare-Management.com ... Read on »
THE BESTFIT PROTOCAL COURTESY OF TONIX PHARMECEUTICALS by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It was a surprise.And it was better than I expected. I got approached by a woman named Laura Colontrelle-Radocaj of Dian Griesel, Int'l. She asked if I' ... Read on »
IS IT HOT ENOUGH FOR YOU? by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia 110 degrees.Under the eaves.In the shade. I've never liked the heat and I like it even less now. You'd think that after 51 years in Las Vegas that I w ... Read on »
CAN I EVEN REMEMBER MY OWN NAME? by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia I am truly Miss Erable. Not only am I in pain.But my brains are fried. I had the greatest start. I got a call from Tonix Pharmecuticals and spoke for ab ... Read on »
THE YUCK FACTOR by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Well,it seems like it's back to the drawing board.Let's hope this works. I'm really sick of going to doctors. I guess what I mean to say is that I ... Read on »
IS IT HOT ENOUGH FOR YOU?? by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It doesn't make any sense.I live in Las Vegas.And I HATE the heat. I have to say one thing about Fibromyalgia. The internal thermostat definitely doesn't wo ... Read on »
ONE MORE PIECE OF THE PUZZLE REVISITED by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Flexeril.Who knew? I got an email from Tonix Pharmaceuticals and they offered me the opportunity to interview the doctor that is the head of the pharm ... Read on »
THE FIBROMYALGIA SERIES PART A by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia There are so many things we can't do.  But by the end of this long word..... there must be quite a bit we can do. A - is for alive. We can be th ... Read on »
THE FIBROMYALGIA SERIES PART I by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia It's Fibromyalgia Awareness month. Invisible? Yes, we are. I - is for Invisible Illness. We look fine so we can't be sick. It's those lovely little ... Read on »
THE FIBROMYALGIA SERIES PART G by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia Let's start out with genius.I had no idea how long the word Fibromyalgia actually is. G - is for genius. Let me reiterate. Fibromyalgia is one HUGE word ... Read on »
THE FIBROMYALGIA SERIES PART L by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia We're already at....L? L - is for lousy. Today, I just feel lousy. I feel drained and devoid of energy. Someone just pulled the plug and it's an effor ... Read on »
THE FIBROMYALGIA SERIES PART A by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia As we keep saying, until we are blue in the face....... A - is for this is not all in our head! Even though research has proven it and medical journal ... Read on »
THE FIBROMYALGIA SERIES PART Y by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia We still wish we had our old lives back. I don't think that ever leaves us. But we can still have a meaningful one. Y - is for yearning. Yes, I st ... Read on »
THE FIBROMYALGIA SERIES PART M by rlee8235 Posted in: Blog Posts in Fibromyalgia We're already to the letter "M."Where would we be without the pain in our body?Which leads me to ..... M - is for our muscles. That lovely old fibrous ... Read on »